Summer Exploration

Six weeks of creativity, discovery, and fun • Open to all


June 24 - August 2, 2019

Bertschi Summer Exploration camps are week-long, full day and led by trained, experienced professionals with a strong commitment to working with children. Through a balanced blend of structured activities and free play experiences, campers engage in cooperation, collaboration, and respect for each other.

View the Summer 2019 Brochure

Online registration opens Monday, February 4 at 9:00 PM.

Questions? Email summer@bertschi.org.


Registration Info

Camp Hours

  • We welcome children entering grades K-6 (as of Fall 2019)
  • Register early as camp sizes are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Payment by credit card is due at the time of registration
  • Camp fees are non-refundable unless a camp is cancelled due to low enrollment
  • All camps run 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Drop-off opens at 8:30 AM
  • Pick-up is by 4:30 PM (late fees apply after 4:30 PM)
  • Campers bring a nut-free lunch and snack daily

Camp NameDatesGrades*
Board Games Extravaganza
Week 1: June 24-283-6
Clay Animation and ComicsWeek 1: June 24-28K-6
Magical AdventuresWeek 1: June 24-28K-3
Bertschi Explores: Lakes and Water ParksWeek 2: July 1-5 (no camp July 4)K-6
Ultimate Frisbee/Frisbee GolfWeek 2: July 1-5 (no camp July 4)1-5
Design Thinkers: Tiny Home TakeoverWeek 2: July 1-5 (no camp July 4)3-6
Bertschi Explores: Water LabWeek 3: July 8-12K-6
Touch/Flag Football and FutbolWeek 3: July 8-122-6
Mime, Slapstick, and ClowningWeek 3: July 8-122-6
Design Like Da VinciWeek 3: July 8-123-6
Bertschi Explores: I Heart the Puget SoundWeek 4: July 15-19K-6
All-Sport CampWeek 4: July 15-191-6
PlaymakingWeek 4: July 15-192-6
Empowering GirlhoodWeek 4: July 15-194-6
Bertschi Explores: Seed to TableWeek 5: July 22-26K-6
CodingWeek 5: July 22-261-6
ParkourWeek 5: July 22-26K-2
Music Production and Electronic SoundWeek 5: July 22-262-6
Sustainable World BeatsWeek 6: July 29-August 21-6
ParkourWeek 6: July 29-August 23-6
Sci-Fi Art and Brick AnimationWeek 6: July 29-August 2K-6


*Grade level limits are determined by a child's entering grade in Fall 2019


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